Health and Wellness

Medical Care

Alcoholism: How Can it be Treated?

Dr. Peter Martin gives an overview of the treatment of alcoholism.

Don’t Lose Sleep Over Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Stephanie Townsend talks to sleep medicine expert Dr. Raghu Upender about obstructive sleep apnea.

Ebola: An Outbreak to Fear?

Dr. Muktar Aliyu speaks about the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa.

HPV: Is the Vaccine Right for You?

Dr. Buddy Creech discusses HPV prevention.

Learn About Advance Directives

Learn more about how an Advance Directive can help you or your loved one.

Let’s Talk About Celiac Disease

Let’s Talk About Celiac Disease Dr. ​Dawn Adams, Director of the Celiac Disease Clinic and Assistant Professor in the Department of Gastroenterology, discusses celiac disease, its signs and symptoms, and lifestyle modifications to manage the disease. Begin Transcript Tanicia Haynes: Welcome to this edition of the Vanderbilt Health and Wellness Wellcast. I am Tanicia Haynes...

Pain and Mental Health

​Physical pain and mental wellness.

Spring Cleaning For Your Medicine Cabinet

Wondering what to do with those expired pills in your medicine cabinet? New pharmacy take-back programs provide a safe and secure way to dispose of medications without harming the environment.

Vanderbilt’s New EMPOWER Program

Vanderbilt Pain Rehabilitation Program has a new pain management program for employees and their family members covered on VU insurance.

Yes I Survived Cancer, But That Doesn’t Define Me

Resources and support available to people and families who are affected by cancer.